Books tagged: american abroad

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A Year in Tyr
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 117,410. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the memoir of an American who spent 2009-2010 with his family in Tyr, Lebanon near the border with Israel. Become an armchair expat as he shares his experiences of anti-American bias and the chances of a war with Israel constantly looming. You will be fascinated to walk through Tyr vicariously, and troubled as you realize what lurks below the surface there also lurks here and everywhere.
Six Weeks In Petrograd
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Lila knew what she wanted in life. Or so she thought. She volunteers for a six-week work trip to Russia, knowing very little about the country and understanding even less about the adventure awaiting her. Stranded in the middle of St. Petersburg, surrounded by onion dome cathedrals and a language that she doesn't know, Lila is forced to navigate a cultural divide and professional minefield.
A Room in the House of the Ancestors Books One and Two
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Price: Free! Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Computer whizkid Edward’s adopted father taught him that his biological family rejected him at birth. After Edward’s biological brother, Andrew, reaches out to befriend him, the men forge a friendship based on a shared computer system dream. When Edward arrives at the ancestral home of the family he believes abandoned him, he learns the whole story he'd been told about his history is a lie